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Definition of the adjective alcoholic

What does alcoholic mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more alcoholic / most alcoholic

  1. characteristic of or containing alcohol
  2. addicted to alcohol

Alternative definition of the adjective alcoholic

adjective

  1. Of or pertaining to alcohol.
  2. Having more than a trace amount of alcohol in its contents.
  3. Of, pertaining to, or affected by alcoholism

Definition of the noun alcoholic

What does alcoholic mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: alcoholics

  1. a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually

Alternative definition of the noun alcoholic

noun

  1. A person addicted to alcohol.
  2. One who abuses alcohol.

Specialised definition of the noun alcoholic

Glossary of sports

containing alcohol; a person who is addicted to drinking alcohol and shows changes in behaviour and personality as a result of this addiction (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

Character

Alcoholic is a fictional character from the 2007 film August Rush.

Music

  1. "Alcoholic" is the third single from the album Love Is Here by British pop band Starsailor, released in 2001. Often wrongly credited as "Daddy Was an Alcoholic", it is one of their most popular songs so far, and also their first single to be in the UK top ten. In the Love is Here DVD, James Walsh comments that "Alcoholic" is so well known because of the topic of the song.
  2. "Alcoholic" is a 2009 single album by Avicii.
    • released on (6 years ago)
  3. "Alcoholic" is a musical single of Starsailor.
    • released in (14 years ago)
  4. "Alcoholic" is a song by the Alternative rock band Fishbone from their album Chim Chim's Bad Ass Revenge. An early demo version of the song appears on the 1996 compilation album Fishbone 101: Nuttasaurusmeg Fossil Fuelin' the Fonkay.

Film

"Alcoholic" is a 2013 short drama film written by Marysia Nikitiuk and directed by Yulia Gontaruk.

Phrases with Alcoholic

  1. alcoholic abuse
  2. alcoholic drink
  3. alcoholic beverage
  4. alcoholic dementia

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alcoholic

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Google previewThe A-Z Encyclopedia of Alcohol and Drug Abuse (2002)

by Thomas Nordegren

Alcoholic gastritis is commonly accompanied by oesophagitis. In most cases the condition is self-limiting and resolves with abstinence. (K29.3. ) Alcoholic hallucinosis See: Hallucinosis. Alcoholic hepatitis A disorder of the liver characterised ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

alcohol, licensed seller ot: victualet alcohol, refraining from drinking: abstinence alcohol, to make, sell illegal: bootleg alcohol, toxic: catbinol, methanol, wood alcohol alcoholic: bibulous, brewed, fermented, inebriated, intoxicating, sot, spiritous ...

Google previewJablonski's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations (2008)

by Stanley Jablonski

level of care; Alternative Lifestyle Checklist; approximatelethal concentration; avian leukosis complex; axiolinguocervical alc alcohol; alcoholic; alcoholism ALCA anomalous left coronaryartery ALCAPA anomalous originof left coronary artery ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences (1879)

by Henry Watts

Cold alcoholic ammonia decomposes it, with formation of ammonium bromide and a glutinous substance soluble in water. Heated with potassium hydrate, it yields bromide and coumarilate of potassium. — f}-Monobromocoumarin is formed by ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Health (2015)

Vitamin A deficiency Although serum levels of vitamin A are usually normal in chronic alcoholics, liver retinoids are progressively lowered through the stages of alcoholic liver disease during the conversion of hepatic stellate cells from vitamin ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Modern Medicine (1992)

by J.C. Segen

see Standard drink Alcoholic cardiomyopathy A clinicopathologic state induced by chronic ethanolism, a major cause of dilated cardiomyopathy, characterized by severe ...

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Quotes about Alcoholic

An alcoholic is someone you don't like who drinks as much as you do. (Dylan Thomas)
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Scrabble value of A1L1C3O1H4O1L1I1C3

The value of this 9-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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